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Hepatitis A confirmed at Buffalo Wild Wings in Warren - Detroit Free Press

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 20:23

Detroit Free Press

Hepatitis A confirmed at Buffalo Wild Wings in Warren
Detroit Free Press
The Macomb County Health Department has confirmed a case of hepatitis A in a food service worker at a Buffalo Wild Wings restaurant in Warren. The restaurant at 29287 Mound was inspected today, according to a release from the health department. The ...
Hepatitis A confirmed at Warren Buffalo Wild WingsThe Detroit News
Hepatitis A exposure confirmed at Warren restaurantWXYZ
Hepatitis A found in worker at Buffalo Wild Wings in WarrenCrain's Detroit Business
Patch.com -Fox 2 Detroit -WNEM Saginaw
all 9 news articles »
Categories: Health

What you need to know about the outbreak linked to romaine - The Packer

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:31

The Packer

What you need to know about the outbreak linked to romaine
The Packer
As companies wait for more information from federal agencies on the E. coli outbreak that has been ascribed to romaine in general and not a specific supplier, fresh produce industry associations are communicating what is currently known about the ...
DPH Advises Delaware Residents of Multistate E. Coli Outbreak Involving Chopped Romaine Lettucenews.delaware.gov
CDC Says Romaine Lettuce is Source of e. Coli Breakoutwhotv.com
Consumer Reports says don't eat romaine lettuce right nowKOMO News
WHSV -LIVESTRONG.COM -Binghamton Homepage -KAFF News
all 31 news articles »
Categories: Health

Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Positive Review From US Agency - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 18:11

U.S. News & World Report

Marijuana-Based Drug Gets Positive Review From US Agency
U.S. News & World Report
U.S. health officials say a closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant significantly reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval. April 17, 2018, at 2:14 p.m.. April 17, 2018, at 2:14 p.m.. U.S. News ...
A powerful drug derived from marijuana is on the cusp of federal approvalBusiness Insider
FDA staff backs epilepsy drug made from cannabis plantUPI.com
Marijuana-based drug for seizures gets positive review from FDAPress Herald
London South East (blog) -Bloomberg -Motley Fool -MarketWatch
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

First medical marijuana pharmacy in New Orleans area gets permit approved - NOLA.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:54

NOLA.com

First medical marijuana pharmacy in New Orleans area gets permit approved
NOLA.com
FILE -The Louisiana Pharmacy Board is meeting Tuesday (April 17) to award permits to operate medical marijuana pharmacies, including one in the metro New Orleans area.( AP/Marina Riker ). Comment. By Littice Bacon-Blood · lbacon-blood@nola.com,. NOLA ...
Louisiana lawmakers criticize marijuana pharmacy selectionIdaho Statesman
First Louisiana marijuana pharmacy license approved for New Orleans drug store in surprise voteThe Advocate
Audit finds over 25000 prescriptions missing from state databaseWGNO
The San Luis Obispo Tribune -WWLTV.com -WBRZ -Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
all 15 news articles »
Categories: Health

To Prevent Falls In Older Age, Try Regular Exercise - NPR

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 17:04

NPR

To Prevent Falls In Older Age, Try Regular Exercise
NPR
Falls are a leading cause of injury and death among older adults. In 2014, about 1 in 3 adults aged 65 and older reported falling, and falls were linked to 33,000 deaths. If you want to reduce the risk of falling, regular exercise may be your best bet ...
Older adults may not need vitamin D to prevent falls and fracturesReuters
New guidelines to prevent falls, fractures in older adultsCBS News
USPSTF: Exercise, Not Supplements, for Preventing FallsMedscape
WebMD -Medical Xpress -EurekAlert (press release) -Healio
all 14 news articles »
Categories: Health

Man who ended relationship with girlfriend says painkillers turned him gay - Birmingham Live

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:22

Birmingham Live

Man who ended relationship with girlfriend says painkillers turned him gay
Birmingham Live
Painkillers can alter which sex you're attracted to, according to 23-year-old Scott Purdy. The man, from Lincolnshire, was prescribed Pregabalin after breaking his foot in an accident while go-karting early in 2018. And now he says he has had to call ...
Man declares he is now attracted to men after taking painkillersLeicester Mercury
'Painkillers turned me gay' Man turns from hot blooded hereterosexual after breaking footExpress.co.uk
Once-straight man says taking painkillers altered his sexualityDerby Telegraph
New Zealand Herald -Nottingham Post -PinkNews -Raw Story
all 32 news articles »
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Man With 3 Faces: Frenchman Gets 2nd Face Transplant - U.S. News & World Report

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 15:21

Newsweek

Man With 3 Faces: Frenchman Gets 2nd Face Transplant
U.S. News & World Report
In a medical first, a French surgeon says he has performed a second face transplant on the same patient _ who is now doing well and even spent a recent weekend in Brittany. April 17, 2018, at 11:14 a.m.. April 17, 2018, at 11:14 a.m.. U.S. News & World ...
Jérôme Hamon: Frenchman gets 'third face' in new transplantBBC News
'Man With Three Faces' Becomes First Ever Patient to Receive Two Face TransplantsNewsweek
This is the first man to have three facesNew York Post
The Hindu -Mirror.co.uk -The Straits Times -Evening Standard
all 21 news articles »
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New viruses, superbugs found in study of New York house mice - CNN

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 14:09

CNN

New viruses, superbugs found in study of New York house mice
CNN
(CNN) House mice don't carry door keys, but they can freely enter any residence in New York City, from low-rent studios to penthouse suites. A yearlong assessment of the city's residential mouse population found that what many of these rodents do carry ...
1 in 4 New York City mice carry drug-resistant bacteria, study findsWashington Post
New York Mice Are Crawling With Dangerous Bacteria and VirusesNew York Times
The Poop on House Mice: They Carry 'Superbugs'HealthDay
Wall Street Journal -TIME -New York Daily News -Drug Discovery & Development
all 31 news articles »
Categories: Health

Woman shows serenity, courage in face of health issues - Fremont Tribune

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 13:10

Fremont Tribune

Woman shows serenity, courage in face of health issues
Fremont Tribune
If you used one word to describe Peg Dein, it might be “serenity.” Dein smiles often as she sits near Carl, her husband of almost 60 years. She is calm and amiable. You might assume she's had a blissful life. But Dein's peaceful demeanor belies some of ...
British women are too unhealthy for pregnancy, study findsEvening Standard
Too Many Women Are Failing To Address Nutrition Issues Before Pregnancy, Study FindsRomper
British women are 'woefully unprepared for pregnancy' because they're so unhealthyMetro
columbusunderground -ABC Local -The Inquisitr -Brinkwire (press release)
all 44 news articles »
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E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine, CDC says - My Twin Tiers.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 12:41

My Twin Tiers.com

E. coli outbreak linked to chopped romaine, CDC says
My Twin Tiers.com
SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - An E. coli outbreak in more than 10 states has been linked to chopped romaine lettuce, according to the Centers for Disease Control. The agency's most recent update indicated that 35 people had become infected - but no deaths ...
CDC ALERT – 35 Reported Cases Of E. Coli Linked To Romaine LettuceYeshiva World News
CDC studies poor sleep among teensBedTimes Magazine
Taiwan CDC and Acer jointly launch AI-based 'Flu Forecasting Station' websiteTaiwan News
Wall Street Journal -The New Dawn Liberia
all 7 news articles »
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If You're Reading This, You're Probably Breathing Unsafe Air - Fortune

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:18

Fortune

If You're Reading This, You're Probably Breathing Unsafe Air
Fortune
Nearly everyone on earth breathes unsafe air. That's according to a new comprehensive study from the Health Effects Institute and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, with expert input from the University of British Columbia. The Institute ...
Lifelong Air Pollution Raises Alzheimer's RiskNewsmax
Young People in Polluted Cities at Greater Risk for Alzheimer'sEcoWatch
Double burden of indoor and outdoor air pollution in developing world: ReportDown To Earth Magazine (press release) (blog)
CleanTechnica -LongShortReport (blog) -Infosurhoy -The Guardian
all 15 news articles »Google News
Categories: Health

Alabama meets national average in readiness for health emergencies - AL.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 11:04

Reliefweb

Alabama meets national average in readiness for health emergencies
AL.com
Alabama is improving its ability to respond to health emergencies and meets the overall national average in preparedness, according to a new report. The report also cites areas that need improvement. The fifth annual National Health Security ...
Minecraft & Lego used for emergency preparednessScoop.co.nz
New York emergency preparedness better than US averageNew York Daily News
Emergency preparedness and response plan for the Cox's Bazar education sectorReliefweb
Federal Way Mirror -Villages-News -Voxy
all 6 news articles »
Categories: Health

Baboons escape from medical testing lab then sprint to freedom - Metro

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:40

Metro

Baboons escape from medical testing lab then sprint to freedom
Metro
Baboons being used for medical testing at a research lab momentarily experienced the sweet taste of freedom after grouping together for an elaborate escape. Four baboons managed to roll a 250 litre barrel to the edge of an enclosure they were kept in ...
Ingenious baboons escape Texas biomedical lab for brief taste of freedomWashington Post
Baboons propped up barrel to escape West side research centerWOAI
Baboons used barrel to escape enclosure at Texas Biomedical Research InstituteKSAT San Antonio
WYFF Greenville -New Jersey Herald -BBC News -ABC Online
all 26 news articles »
Categories: Health

Medicare Advisers Recommend Payment Cuts To Many Free-Standing ERs - NPR

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 09:01

NPR

Medicare Advisers Recommend Payment Cuts To Many Free-Standing ERs
NPR
The woman arrived at the emergency department gasping for air, her severe emphysema causing such shortness of breath that the physician who examined her immediately put her on a ventilator to help her breathe. The patient lived across the street from ...
Congressional Advisers Urge Medicare Payments To Many Stand-Alone ERs Be CutWashington Post

all 2 news articles »
Categories: Health

China cuts smog but health damage already done: study - KFGO

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 04:23

KFGO

China cuts smog but health damage already done: study
KFGO
By David Stanway. SHANGHAI (Reuters) - While China has made progress cutting smog, the damage to the health of millions of people may already have been done, especially as the population ages, the head of a U.S.-based research agency said. China faces ...
China cuts smog but damage already doneThe Australian
China Late in Cutting Smog as Health Damage Already DoneAlbanian Times

all 2 news articles »
Categories: Health

Bleeding Linked To 'Spice' In 4 Maryland Cases: Health Officials - Patch.com

Tue, 04/17/2018 - 03:24

Patch.com

Bleeding Linked To 'Spice' In 4 Maryland Cases: Health Officials
Patch.com
BALTIMORE, MD — Four cases of excessive bleeding in Maryland have been linked to synthetic marijuana, officials say. Two people were hospitalized due to "spice" on Saturday, April 14, according to the Maryland Poison Center at the University of ...
More cases reported of excessive bleeding linked to synthetic marijuanaWBAL Baltimore
3 new cases of excessive bleeding from synthetic cannabis in MDFox Baltimore
Decatur store owners caught up in task force crackdown on synthetic cannabisHerald & Review
The State Journal-Register -CBS Baltimore / WJZ -Clay Center Dispatch -The Sunshine Coast Daily
all 11 news articles »
Categories: Health

Could caffeine be good for your heart? - ABC News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:17

ABC News

Could caffeine be good for your heart?
ABC News
How do you take your caffeine? Caffeine is a stimulant that has been linked to improving how your brain functions. No wonder it is one of the most widely used drugs on the planet. The most common forms of caffeinated beverages include coffee, tea and ...
Coffee Safe for Many With Abnormal Heart Rhythms: ReviewHealthDay
3 Cups Of Coffee Daily Could Improve Heart Function, Study FindsMedical Daily
Is Caffeine Good For The Heart? Yes, Says New StudyTech Times
Prevention.com -Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News -POPSUGAR -The Guardian
all 51 news articles »
Categories: Health

Could caffeine be good for your heart? - ABC News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:17

ABC News

Could caffeine be good for your heart?
ABC News
How do you take your caffeine? Caffeine is a stimulant that has been linked to improving how your brain functions. No wonder it is one of the most widely used drugs on the planet. The most common forms of caffeinated beverages include coffee, tea and ...
Caffeine good for heart health? Study says yes.WSIL TV
How coffee gives the heart a regular beatThe Times
Keep your heart healthy with three cups of coffee or a handful of nuts every day9Coach (blog)
Daily Mail -WTNH.com (press release)
all 8 news articles »
Categories: Health

Could caffeine be good for your heart? - ABC News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 22:17

ABC News

Could caffeine be good for your heart?
ABC News
How do you take your caffeine? Caffeine is a stimulant that has been linked to improving how your brain functions. No wonder it is one of the most widely used drugs on the planet. The most common forms of caffeinated beverages include coffee, tea and ...
Study: Coffee safe for many with abnormal heart rhythmsUPI.com
Caffeine good for heart health? Study says yes.WSIL TV
Can caffeine cause life-threatening heart rhythms?WTNH.com (press release)
Daily Mail
all 5 news articles »
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Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage - ABC News

Mon, 04/16/2018 - 21:52

Fortune

Organs from drug overdoses could help transplant shortage
ABC News
Fatal drug overdoses are increasing organ donations, and researchers reported Monday that people who receive those transplants generally fare as well as patients given organs from more traditional donors. The findings could encourage more use of organs ...
Organ Donations from Overdose Victims Save ThousandsLive Science
Drug overdoses tied to 24-fold rise in organ transplantsCNN
Organs from overdose-death donors could alleviate organ donation shortageHealio
Fortune -EurekAlert (press release) -BuzzFeed News -MedPage Today (blog)
all 18 news articles »
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